In a city reduced to stones,
decayed ruins cast long shadows
across a parched desert floor
The citizens who haunt forgotten
shades remain hulking jackals
and the screeching owl-
who protects her young
while eager to tell me the story
of The Great City
…before its fall

© Vivian Zems

The Sunday Muse #119

Artistic Photography Dreamlike Portrait Photography by Damien Casals